We are getting close to the brisky, frisky, downright spooky time of year and there’s something
brewing — we’re talking about Westerville Ohio activities.
Speaking of brewing, whether you’re ready to get
creeped out by some great horror films or relaxing with some weaving, be sure to stop by
and see us at Cardinal Pizza Shop for some great food and great beer.
Here are some fun Westerville Ohio activities to get in on this month.
Nightmares Film Festival returns to Gateway Film Center
October 20 – 23, 2022
1550 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43201
“One of the Bloody Best Genre Fests in the World” —MovieMaker Magazine
It’s getting close to that time of year for all things macabre. The folks at Gateway Film Center
have built up quite a reputation for this festival. It’s a series of full length films, short pieces,
insider talks and guides to filmmaking all in the (girl screams in background) darkest of
A true destination horror and genre fest, Nightmares Film Festival (NFF) has been named
one of the world’s top horror film festivals by every major genre outlet. Christened the
“Cannes of Horror” by iHorror, NFF and Gateway Film Center are dedicated to elevating
horror, fostering an inclusive and supportive community of creators, and connecting those
artists with audiences.
Here is the scary schedule of films:
Circle Weaving Workshop
Daylight Artist Collective
9 E. College Avenue, Westerville, Ohio 43081
Sun Oct 23, 2022
So blood and gore ain’t your thing, you need a meditative, quiet release of endorphins.
Well, join resident artist, Janelle Hallett, at Daylight Artist Collective, to learn how to circle
weave. No prior weaving experience is necessary. All materials will be provided including a
hoop, yarn, notions, and instructions to take home. Light snacks and drinks will be provided.
Please note the workshop is held on the 3rd floor of an historic building with stair access
only. Event takes place from 11AM until 1:30PM.
For Adults: Metro Parks Hiking Club
Sun Oct 23 2022
Sharon Woods Metro Park
6911 Cleveland Ave
Time to get out and enjoy the mid Autumn loveliness of our surroundings. This two mile
hike meanders through the woods at the peak of their luscious colors. Everyone needs to
take a break from the daily rut and what better than some fun adventure like hiking and
trekking in Westerville. Find your solace amidst nature at some amazing trekking places near
Westerville. Take a glance at the lush green mountains, waterfalls and canyons and immerse
yourself in the beauty of nature.
Oct. 20-22 & 28-29
Otterbein Campus Center Theatre
100 W Home Street Westerville, Ohio, 43082
Otterbein Theatre presents a farce by Peter Shaffer at the Campus Center Theatre
For tickets go to www.otterbein.edu/theatre-performances
In this very popular hilarious play, light is dark and dark is light. We watch the characters stumble
around in the ‘dark’ but the stage is fully lit. None of the characters are trustworthy. All in all, a fun,
If you are looking for even more fun Westerville Ohio activities stay tuned — we love to share our love for this great area.